“A lot of the critical details in the plot were a mishmash of ideas that made no sense,” astronomer Phil Plait wrote at Slate.
The new Research Institute set features an all-female cast: a paleontologist, astronomer, and chemist.
Calvin astronomer Howard Van Till was for years the leading evangelical champion of the Big Bang Theory.
In 1859, astronomer Richard Carrington observed a strong solar flare that was directed at the Earth.
I suppose that he, an astronomer, was twice as flabbergasted as the rest of us.
And why do you insult the sacred heavens, you an astronomer!
But our astronomer was not without the reward of his work, even in his lifetime.
"Sir Tiglath," said Lady Enid, boldly taking the astronomer's arm.
He was not merely an astronomer and a geographer, but a poet and grammarian as well.
And to Lady Enid's horror he seized the astronomer's hand with both his own.
late 14c., from astronomy (q.v.), replacing French import astronomyen (c.1300), which, had it survived, probably would have yielded *astronomian. Still in Shakespeare used in places where we would write astrologer.